The Boy Scouts of America provides the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training, which helps young people be "Prepared. For Life.™" The Scouting organization is composed of 2.6 million youth members between the ages of 7 and 21 and more than a million volunteers in local councils throughout the United States and its territories.

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Press Releases

National press releases are available by visiting,, and clicking on "Press Releases" on the left hand side. Most recently, released is information on a new Boy Scout series called, Are You Tougher Than a Boy Scout?, premiering on the National Geographic Channel on Monday, March 4, at 8:00 PM Eastern/7:00 PM Central time. Click here to find out more information.


Media Kit

Welcome to the Boy Scouts of America's Media Center; we look forward to working with your media outlets. At the national office of the BSA and at more than 300 councils across the country, we have staff ready to help tell the story of Scouting. If you represent a media outlet with regional, national, or international reach, we want to tell you about Scouting . . . our mission, our programs, our history, and our 100th Anniversary celebration. If your story calls for a certain area of expertise, we can also arrange interviews with subject matter experts.



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Annual Report of the Council

The Cascade Pacific Council is pleased to share this report of our recent accomplishments. Please contact Anna LaPointe, Director of Development, to learn more about our programs and how you can partner with us to provide quality Scouting programs.


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